23 June 2016

Medical advisor , Bangladesh

Location: Bangladesh
Closing date: 15 Jul 2016

ATIA, a French NGO, and OKAIDI, a French brand in the garment sector, are considering to implement a health micro-insurance for the employees of factories in the garment sector in Dacca. As a first step, ATIA and OKAIDI will carry out a feasibility study.

A program manager (PM), supervised by ATIA, will lead this study. ATIA is looking for a medical advisor to support the PM on the medical aspects.


In collaboration with the PM, the medical advisor will be involved in the definition of:

The health needs of the workers** (most frequent types of diseases, health care pathway or behavior in case of any health problem, health expenses financing);

The product and the social health services (premium/health coverage, medical guidance and referral services, health prevention services);

The healthcare providers (availability, technical services, quality of the healthcare and the welcoming, tariffs cost, willingness to work with a health insurance for vulnerable families);

The most adapted system for the workers (public programs, private insurers, NGOs).

To this end, the medical advisor will mainly:

Review the literature on health (health system, health financing, mortality and morbidity, health behavior, etc.);

Draw up the mapping of the healthcare providers, visit and interview the healthcare providers;

Contribute to the analysis of the interviews of the workers regarding the medical aspects;

Contribute to the mapping, visit and interviews of the health actors (insurers, NGOs, national authorities);

Contribute to the writing of the feasibility study report.

Experienced doctor (5 years)
Experience in public health is a strong advantage
Experience in research/study and knowledge about health micro-insurance are an advantage
Interest to work with deprived families.

Fixed-term contract of three months from August to October 2016.

How To Apply:

Please send a CV and a cover letter, with the reference DOC/DAC, to xxxxxxxxx@xxxxxxxxx.org

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